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Synonyms for uncomfortable
ʌnˈkʌmf tə bəl, -ˈkʌm fər tə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uncomfortable(adj)

    conducive to or feeling mental discomfort

    "this kind of life can prove disruptive and uncomfortable"; "the uncomfortable truth"; "grew uncomfortable beneath his appraising eye"; "an uncomfortable way of surprising me just when I felt surest"; "the teacher's presence at the conference made the child very uncomfortable"

    soothing, comfy, homey, homelike, comfortable, easy, homely, comforted, snug, cozy, cosy, homy

  2. uncomfortable(adj)

    providing or experiencing physical discomfort

    "an uncomfortable chair"; "an uncomfortable day in the hot sun"

    cosy, comforted, comfortable, homey, soothing, comfy, homelike, easy, snug, homely, cozy, homy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. uncomfortable(a.)

    disagreeable, displeasing, unpleasant, cheerless, dismal, miserable, unhappy, not comfortable

  2. uncomfortable(a.)

    close (as the weather), oppressive

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  1. Eliot Weisman:

    He was at the crossroads of the pressure he was receiving for his wife, his security and his children regarding the assets of his estate, they had started a couple of little businesses, none of which had really worked out… It was uncomfortable. Because I was the monkey in the middle… It started to make sense 2-3 years down the line.

  2. Brenda Gilmore:

    This is an uncomfortable conversation to have, but there are even some young girls who even use rags and cloths because they can't afford feminine products. We should not have our young girls be subjected to this humiliation.

  3. Shelby Lynn Gash:

    People think its hilarious, people are stopping in the middle of the night taking photos and laughing. People think its so much fun. I think theres a lot more laughter than its bringing out anything uncomfortable.

  4. Rick Hess:

    If I'm a conservative who is uncomfortable about race-based preferences, the argument for race-based preferences that Harvard University is making -- that Harvard University has so much integrity and Harvard University is so careful that we can trust them to dance in gray areas of constitutional propriety because they exercise great discretion -- takes a huge blow.

  5. Lady Victoria:

    I actually didnt come across any of the other girls staying at the apartments but I felt uncomfortable staying there.

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